Dr. KP Krishnan (Chair Professor, Regulatory Economics NCAER, IAS, (Retd.)

Dr. K.P. Krishnan is currently the Investor Education and Protection Fund chair professor in regulatory economics, at the National Council for Applied Economic Research (NCAER)  He is an IAS officer of 1983 batch  and was Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship , Government of India on superannuation. 
He served in several important positions during his service tenure including Additional Secretary (Capital Markets), Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance. He has also served as Secretary, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister and Joint Secretary at the Ministry of Finance. He holds a Ph.D. in economics and finance from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore.